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Posted in thread: Is Roundup in your beer? on 12-09-2016 at 10:03 PM
I'm not very concerned about the small quantities of glyphosate in food products. It can even
be found on "organic" foods, so there's no getting around it. People who live in rural areas
will be expos...
Posted in thread: We invented an automated home malting machine on 12-02-2016 at 01:21 AM
The machine is made up of a vessel and a component box. The vessel is a ½ barrel stainless
steel conical, and malting takes place inside of it. The component box houses the various
components needed t...
Posted in thread: We invented an automated home malting machine on 11-29-2016 at 09:48 PM
SO I ask why wild yeast? the hops are home grown form purchased stock and the barey is
homegrown form seeds purchased. Why is harvesting yeast at home considered different then
Posted in thread: We invented an automated home malting machine on 11-29-2016 at 02:36 PM
We've already got the 2016 hops and barley harvest stored away, but we'll have to figure out
wild yeast harvesting soon. Then we can really start talking about the terroir of our
backyard.There are to...
Posted in thread: We invented an automated home malting machine on 11-28-2016 at 06:20 PM
Okay, this is totally cool! It doesn't get more local than growing your own hops and barley,
then malting the barley, unless you capture and propagate some local wild yeasts to ferment
Posted in thread: Too many homebrewers going 'pro'? on 11-27-2016 at 06:57 PM
Exactly why the whole free market thing doesn't work for local breweries. Sadly enough unless
the beer is terrible the public will drink it and like it. It's more about atmosphere,
Posted in thread: Too many homebrewers going 'pro'? on 11-27-2016 at 05:06 PM
The beautiful thing about free market economics is natural selection. The consumer will find
the best product value. The supplier won't be able to sell the inferior product on a scale that
covers the ...
Posted in thread: Is Secondary Fermentation Still Common Practice? on 11-27-2016 at 04:43 PM
I rack to secondary if I'm leaving it age for longer than another week, otherwise I leave in
primary and rack to a keg.
Posted in thread: Whym promises beer in 24 hours! on 11-27-2016 at 01:25 AM
Well now I'm just sad I'm not as cool as you.Flippant insults are unbecoming and indicative of
a mediocre mind.
Posted in thread: Whym promises beer in 24 hours! on 11-27-2016 at 12:59 AM
Fact is, there's nothing InBev could/would sell that some people would believe in. If it were
not for A-B a lot of you would never have started drinking beer, and you have to do that before